cauldron Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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cauldronnoun [C]

(US also caldron) uk   /ˈkɔːl.drən/  us   /ˈkɑːl-/
a ​large, round ​container for ​cooking in, usually ​supported over a ​fire, and used ​especially in the past
(Definition of cauldron from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cauldron”
in Spanish caldero…
in Vietnamese vạc (để nấu)…
in Malaysian periuk besar…
in Thai หม้อต้มขนาดใหญ่…
in French chaudron…
in German großer Kessel…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指架在火上的)大锅…
in Turkish kazan, yemek pişirmek için büyükçe tencere, karavana…
in Russian котел…
in Indonesian kuali…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指架在火上的)大鍋…
in Polish kocioł…
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